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Intoxicated woman hits several cars driving home

AUSTIN, TX – A woman has been charged with driving while intoxicated on her way home from Givens Park on Sunday, Fox 7 Austin reports.

Sabrina Richardson, 42, was driving with a bottle of liquor on her lap, according to witnesses.

Police say Richardson struck several vehicles on  Springdale Road at approximately 6 p.m.

The first vehicle was struck at the intersection of Springdale Road and Heflin Lane. Richardson hit three other vehicles without stopping.

Two of the vehicles she struck had children passengers.

Richardson was arrested at her home. Officers immediately noticed her red eyes and slurred speech.

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Texas man kills pedestrian, keeps driving with body inside car

AUSTIN, TX – Shocking details from a February hit-and-run incident are emerging, KSAT reports.

Paul Joseph Garcia, 24, was driving down Slaughter Lane in Austin when his 2014 Ford Focus struck a pedestrian pushing a shopping cart.

The victim, 55-year-old Lee Martin Cagle, was hit with such intensity that his body crashed through the windshield and into the passenger seat next to Garcia.

Garcia continued driving for about half a mile with Cagle’s corpse in the car, then walked into a local beer garden, according to police report.

When the police arrived at the beer garden, Garcia had blood on his shirt that matched Cagle’s.

Garcia has been charged with intoxication manslaughter.

The Texas Alcohol and Beverage Commission is investigating where Garcia had been drinking before he hit Cagle.

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Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run

AUSTIN, TX – According to KXAN, a male pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run early Monday morning, May 11 on East Rundberg Lane located in north Austin.

The hit-and-run occurred around 12:50 p.m. east of I-35 road, according to Austin police.

Police closed all lanes on Rundberg road after the accident, including the eastbound and westbound of Interstate 35.

The vehicle and driver that fled have not been identified.

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